To Get Safer, We Don’t Need To Wait For Automated Driving

To Get Safer, We Don’t Need To Wait For Automated Driving

Automated driving is frequently touted as bringing vastly increased safety to our roads in the future. Wrong! Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) are doing the lion’s...

Satellite camera system for next-generation visibility developed | Traffic Technology Today

Satellite camera system for next-generation visibility developed | Traffic Technology Today

As it moves towards increasingly automated transportation and to help achieve is Vision Zero ambition of a future without road traffic accidents, German automotive technology...

Wheels begin to turn on self-driving car legislation

Wheels begin to turn on self-driving car legislation

Wheels begin to turn on self-driving car legislation By Maggie Miller - 12/01/19 09:00 AM EST     © Getty Images Congress has yet to roll out comprehensive legislation that...

Gasoline Or Batteries For Robo-taxis? It Depends.

Gasoline Or Batteries For Robo-taxis? It Depends.

It seems inevitable that whenever automated cars are referenced, they’re assumed to be electric vehicles, i.e. EV-AV. This fits the image of a utopian future of ubiquitous...

What’s So Bad About Zombie Robotaxis?

What’s So Bad About Zombie Robotaxis?

Mobility players, transportation planners, regulators, vehicle manufacturers and tech developers converged en masse upon the annual Intelligent Transportation Systems World...

Where Does Auto-Follower Platooning Fit Within The Driverless Truck Ecosystem?

Where Does Auto-Follower Platooning Fit Within The Driverless Truck Ecosystem?

This post, my first for Forbes.com, provides a perspective across the multi-dimensional factors and actors within the complex world of automated driving in road freight...

Is 2020 The Year For Eyes-Off Automated Driving?

Is 2020 The Year For Eyes-Off Automated Driving?

We are now seeing SAE Level 2 systems at the forefront of current introductions and upgrades from (mainly) upscale car brands. Cadillac Super Cruise, Nissan ProPilot 2.0, and...

Automated Valet Parking

Automated Valet Parking

Don’t get stressed, get parked Clock 7 minutes Bosch and Daimler have reached a milestone on the way to automated driving: the two companies have obtained approval from the...

Daimler brings driverless truck tests to public roads in Virginia

Daimler brings driverless truck tests to public roads in Virginia

Another day, another fleet of self-driving vehicles hit the road. Daimler, the Stuttgart, Germany-based automaker behind Mercedes-Benz, announced that it’s recently begun...

Afraid Of Self-Driving Car Testing On Public Roads? Compared To What?

Afraid Of Self-Driving Car Testing On Public Roads? Compared To What?

A front-page article in last Sunday’s Washington Post beat an old drum: “Some Silicon Valley Residents Anxious Over Self-Driving Cars.” The usual concerns were expressed...

How Autonomous Vehicles Will Influence Transportation of the Future

How Autonomous Vehicles Will Influence Transportation of the Future

While vehicles have become much safer to operate in the past century, car accidents still claim thousands of lives every year. Research shows that AVs can help significantly...

Tesla Raises Concerns of Putting Cost ahead of Safety – TU Automotive

Tesla Raises Concerns of Putting Cost ahead of Safety – TU Automotive

Tesla has reignited the debate over driverless technology requirements by deciding to focus on camera-only Level 2 automated driving systems. Reuters has reported that the BEV...